HALF OF TOTAL NIGERIANS UNCONNECTED TO INTERNET – CITAD

The Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) says more than half of Nigerian people are unconnected to Internet. CITAD’s observation is coming as the nation’s telecommunication regulator, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) begins to review its licensing processes and conditions after nearly 20 years. The Executive Director of the Centre, Mr Y. Z. Yau […]

Over 50% Nigerians Unconnected To Internet- CITAD

The Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) says more than half of Nigerian people are not connected to Internet. CITAD’s observation is coming as the nation’s telecommunication regulator, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) begins to review its licensing processes and conditions after nearly 20 years. The Executive Director of the Centre, Mr Y. Z. Yau […]

EVENTS FOR THE WEEK 12th TO 18TH JULY, 2021

1. Event: Social Media for SMEs Date: Monday, 12th July, 2021 Time: 14-17hr Venue: Online Fore more information please, contact info@citad.org 2. Event: Continuation of Social Media for Accountability Dates: Monday-Sunday, 12th-18th, July, 2021 Venue: Social Media Lab, CITAD, Kano Time: 9am daily Fore more information please, contact info@citad.org 3. Event: Yobe Feminist Internet School […]

EVENTS FOR THE WEEK 5th TO 11th JULY, 2021

  1. Event: Continuation of DIT program Venue: CITAD Office Jama’are, Bauchi State Date: Monday 5th – 7th July, 2021. Time: 9am For more information please, contact dahiru@citad.org 2. Event: Commencement ICT Online Social Media Training for Youth Date: Monday, July 9, 2021 Time: 5pm Venue: online via zoom For more information please, contact info@citad.org […]

CITAD calls for local bill content establishment in Nigeria

By Ismail Auwal The Centre for Information and Technology and Development (CITAD) has called on the establishment of  local content bill in Nigeria.   The bill which was for the first meant for the oil and gas sector, is meant to ensure that local players are not completely lost out to foreign firms through competitive […]

CITAD, ICT stakeholders urge FG to sign Local content Bill

By Hannatu Sulaiman Abba Centre for Information and Technology and Development (CITAD) organized a stakeholders meeting on local content bill in order to boost the development of ICT In the country. CITAD introduced the local content policy as it was meant for the oil and gas sector, ensuring capability of competating with the foreign firms […]

Ƙarancin Mata A Harkokin Siyasar Najeriya: Cibiyar CITAD ta koka akan haka

Cibiyar bunÆ™asa fasahar sadarwa da cigaban al’umma CITAD, ta koka akan yadda ake samun Æ™arancin mata a harkokin mulki da ma siyasar Najeriya baki É—aya. Cibiyar ta CITAD ta bayyana takaicin na ta ne a yayin taron wata lakca da ta CITAD din ta shirya a dandalin intanet mai take Æ™arancin mata a harkokin siyasar […]

Engausa Poetry Writing Workshop to Hold at Bayero University

The All Poets Network (APN), in collaboration with the Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) and Akweya Radio, organise one-day poetry writing workshop at the Department of Theatre and Performing Arts, Faculty of Communication, Bayero University, Kano. Dr Ola Ifatimehin, the head of the Department, will facilitate the workshop. Engausa, a hybridised English-Hausa language, […]

At CITAD’s Conference, Don Urges Female-Youth Inclusion In Politics

Speaking at the event, a lecturer, Mallam Aminu Ali of the Department of Sociology, Bayero University, Kano who presented a paper on the invisibility of young females in the arena of discourses on political exclusion in Nigeria society, noted that  the subordination of women in every sphere of life maybe connected to the political discourse. […]

CITAD AND ACTIONAID NIGERIA TRAIN WOMEN ON PEER EDUCATION IN FCT COMMUNITIES

CITAD with support from ActionAid , Nigeria trained 50 women in 10 communities of the FCT of AMAC and Kwali Area Councils on Peer Education.  The objectives training  were to strengthen the capacity of 50 women across 10 communities in AMAC and Kwali Area Council on how to address issues that affect their lives politically, […]

EVENTS FOR THE WEEK 28TH JUNE TO 4TH JULY, 2021

EVENTS FOR THE WEEK 28TH JUNE TO 4TH JULY, 202   1. Event: Public Sensitization on Community Networks Date: Monday, June 28th, 2021 Venue: Itas-Gadau LGA secretariat Chamber, Bauchi State Time: 11am. For more information, please contact harira@citad.org   2. Event: Continuation of DIT Program Venue: CITAD Office Jama’are, Bauchi State Date: Monday 28th – […]